Observe Manhattan's world-famous landmarks from the air on this Private 45 Minute New York City Helicopter Tour.  Rates are PER-HELICOPTER for 1 to 5 people.

Enjoy stunning aerial views of New York from the comfort of a private helicopter.  Tours are personally narrated by friendly and experienced pilots who will dazzle you with bird’s-eye views of Central Park, Midtown Manhattan, Times Square and more!

All seats are forward-facing and visibility is great from every angle.  Passengers can communicate with each other and the pilot through noise-cancelling headsets.

Please Note: This tour departs from Purchase (West Harrison), New York, which is located approximately 30 miles northeast of Central Manhattan.

Rates - including tax

Type Rate
Private Tour
(Total Per Helicopter, 1 to 5 Persons):
$2,099.00
Child - Free
(Under Age 2, on Adult Lap):
$0.00

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Tour / Activity Details

45 minutes
Multiple daily departures - 3:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Please Note: Tours depart every 30 minutes during operating hours. See Special Schedule Details.

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Maximum passenger weight is 250 pounds; also subject to combined weight limits per aircraft.  Passengers under 18 require parental consent.  Pricing is PER HELICOPTER for 1 to 5 persons.  Pricing DOES NOT INCLUDE per-person Airport Fee (currently $35 but subject to change), payable on the day of the tour.   Hotel pick-up not included.  Flight departs from Purchase (West Harrison), New York, 30 miles northeast of Central Manhattan.  Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

There is a $6.95 USD processing fee per order. This is a flat fee regardless of the number of tickets or tours purchased on an order. There is a service charge per ticket. This charge will be reflected on your summary before you checkout. The total shown at checkout includes any fuel surcharges, service charges and tax. There are no additional charges, unless otherwise specified.

Tour / Activity Policies

Cancellation Policy: There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change Fee Policy: If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

Tour / Activity Description

COVID-19 PROCEDURES

In New York state, any individual over age 2 and able to medically tolerate a face-covering is required to cover their nose and mouth with a mask or cloth face-covering when in a public place and unable to maintain, or when not maintaining, social distance.  Business owners may deny admittance to individuals who fail to comply with the directive to wear a face covering.
 

Special Schedule Details

Tours do not operate on the following dates:

  • New Year's Day (January 01)
  • Memorial Day (last Monday of May)
  • Independence Day (July 04)
  • Labor Day (first Monday of September)
  • Thanksgiving Day (fourth Thursday of November)
  • Christmas Day (December 25)

 

Highlights

Sights seen on this tour include:

  • White Plains
  • Bronx Zoo
  • Yankee Stadium (not accessible during game times)
  • Harlem
  • East River
  • Central Park
  • Columbus Circle
  • Times Square
  • Chrysler Building
  • Empire State Building
  • Hudson River
  • USS Intrepid
  • Freedom Tower
  • Battery Park
  • Ellis Island
  • Statue of Liberty
  • Brooklyn Bridge
  • George Washington Bridge
  • Palisades

 

Important Information

  • Due to fire hazard, Samsung Galaxy Note 7 phones are not allowed on US flights.
  • All flights are conducted at the sole discretion of the tour operator, weather and helicopter maintenance permitting.
  • Security regulations prohibit photos taken by passengers on airport property such as the hangars and ramp.
  • Personal photography is permitted once you are seated inside the helicopter.
  • Maximum weight is 250 pounds per passenger, or 500 pounds combined weight per couple.
  • Passengers under 18 require parental consent.
  • Children under age 2 do not count against the 5 passenger limit if they can safely fit on a parent's lap.

 

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required.  Maximum passenger weight is 250 pounds; also subject to combined weight limits per aircraft.  Passengers under 18 require parental consent.  Pricing is PER HELICOPTER for 1 to 5 persons.  Pricing DOES NOT INCLUDE per-person Airport Fee (currently $35 but subject to change), payable on the day of the tour.   Hotel pick-up not included.  Flight departs from Purchase (West Harrison), New York, 30 miles northeast of Central Manhattan.  Please order online or call us at 212-852-4822 to order or for more information.

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